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1942
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1939
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1940s
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California
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sam katzman and jack dietz, banner productions
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Short Format Films
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Some unrelated scenes combined into a short film, probably to demonstrate the "Cinecolor" process. One scene depicts "The Marx Brothers" during shooting of what seems to be "Animal crackers". This title isn't to be found in "Catalog of Copyright Entries - Motion Pictures 1912-1939, LOC, 1951", so I'm confident it is Public Domain. Opening Title: Stanley Distributing Corporation (Ira H. Simmons, President) presents "Wonderland of California"....
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Topics: California, Marx Brothers, Cinecolor, short, Local colour, short, documentary
Sci-Fi / Horror
by Sam Katzman and Jack Dietz, Banner Productions
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A newspaper reporter begins to investigate after a series of brides die suddenly during their wedding. Her quest leads her to the secret of eternal youth and almost gets her killed. You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Topics: Bela Lugosi, 1940s, horror
Prelinger Archives
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1939, sound, 55 min, Technicolor, 35mm. Transferred from a 35mm nitrate print. See: Andrew Wood, "The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair," http://www.sjsu.edu/faculty/wooda/middleton/index1.html. This drama illustrates the contribution of free enterprise, technology, and Westinghouse products to the American way of life. The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair pits an anti-capitalist bohemian artist boyfriend against an all-American electrical engineer who...
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Topics: World's Fairs, technology, capitalism, communism, time capsules